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Tumaini Cottage

Sakina Area, Arusha, Tanzania
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02/07/2017 03/07/2017
1 room
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    2 adults
    • 2 adults
      0 children
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        Traveller (67)
        Room & Suite (26)
        Dining (16)
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        Overview
        • Excellent77%
        • Very good21%
        • Average2%
        • Poor0%
        • Terrible0%
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        “mango” (8 reviews)
        “owner andy” (3 reviews)
        “fresh juice” (6 reviews)
        Free Wifi
        Free Parking
        Breakfast included
        Restaurant
        Airport Transportation
        Room Service
        Shuttle Bus Service
        Pool
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        Reviewed 3 weeks ago

        Tumaini cottages is a wonderful, beautiful and peaceful oasis just outside of Arusha. The owner and host, Andy, is gracious, charming and very thoughtful. The food is excellent. Andy grows his own avocados, bananas and coffee - they are delicious. I highly recommend staying here...More

        Thank David D
        Reviewed 21 March 2017

        When taking safari groups to Tanzania via Kilimanjaro Airport, my immediate concern is booking the best Arusha accommodation for our first night. My years of experience confirm that Tumaini Cottage meets this criterion in every respect. Andy & Lillian are the perfect hosts and Tumaini...More

        Thank afriCATreks
        Reviewed 11 March 2017

        We used Tumaini Cottage for our base before and after trekking Kilimanjaro. Jumaini is off the main highway and is an oasis amongst the chaos. The rooms are clean and nicely decorated and the grounds have large beautiful trees and shrubs and are clearly looked...More

        Thank simonogunlana
        Reviewed 25 February 2017

        We (family of 2 adults, 1 teen) stayed here for 2 nights prior to and 1 night after our safari. The place is simple but clean and contained in a quiet walled compound far off a main road. Andy, the owner, and his wife (never...More

        Thank Amir K
        Reviewed 16 October 2016

        We stayed here for two nights either side of our Kilimanjaro climb. The rooms are simple but very clean, spacious and comfortable. Andy, the owner is very friendly, kind and helpful. When we arrived we were welcomed with a glass of fresh juice and shown...More

        Thank aldo_stato
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        Amenities
        • Top amenities
        • Free Parking
        • Restaurant
        • Breakfast included
        • Room Service
        • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
        • Hotel Amenities
        • Free Parking
        • Breakfast included
        • Shuttle Bus Service
        • Room Service
        • Airport Transportation
        • Things to do
        • Restaurant
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        • Price range
        • US$50 - US$120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
        • Number of rooms
        • 8
        • Location
        • Tanzania >
        • Arusha Region >
        • Arusha
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        Traveller (67)
        Room & Suite (26)
        Dining (16)
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        well_travelled079
        If we arrive back after climbing mount kili do you have laundry services or are you able to arrange a quick turnover of laundry if we depart the following morning?
        12 April 2017|
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        "Rooms closer to the main area have better wifi connection."
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        "You can confidentially come and we stayed in the bottom floor rooms that were safe and secure."
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        "I think all rooms are equally acceptable."
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        "We had a double number 3 and a twin at the end but all seem good not 5 star lux but Tanzanian hospitality..."
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